Kerl LaJeune, deputy director of planning and design for the city’s Public Building Commission, explains plans for the new annex at Waters Elementary. Alex Hernandez/ Block Club Chicago

Waters Elementary’s New Annex Set To Break Ground This Spring (And It’s Not On Top Of The Garden After All)

Construction of the new three-story annex is expected to be completed by August 2020.

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25th Ward Runoff: Byron Sigcho Lopez, Alex Acevedo Set To Square Off At West Loop Forum Monday

It's a heated race with Ald. Danny Solis gone, as the 25th Ward will soon have a new leader for the first time in more than two decades.

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Army Of Lawyers Will Be Watching 25th Ward Polling Places On Election Day In Response To Vote Buying, Fraud Allegations

In February, some fourth precinct voters said they were given $20 gift cards in exchange for a vote for candidate Byron Sigcho Lopez.

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Belmont-Cragin Elementary School Is Getting A New $44 Million State-Of-The-Art Building

Belmont Cragin is home to the fastest growing Latino population in the state, according to a local nonprofit.